Apr 2014 Meteoritic niacin
Apr 2014 Centre for Astrochemical Studies opens at MPE
Jan 2014 Herschel detects water on Ceres
Dec 2013 First interstellar argon compound detected (2) (3)
Sep 2013 Unexpected organics in Sutter's Mill meteorite
Nov 2012 l-C3H+ detected in Horsehead PDR (2)
Oct 2012 SOFIA's first detections: SH & OD
Aug 2012 ALMA find glycoaldehyde near young star
Apr 2012 History of methane on Titan
Apr 2012 H3+: Molecule that made the universe? (2)
Mar 2012 Solid buckyballs in space
Feb 2012 AAS Laboratory Astrophysics Division established
Jan 2012 Complex molecules on Pluto (2) (3)
Nov 2011 Complex hydrocarbons
Oct 2011 ALMA's first light: the Antennae Galaxies (2)
Oct 2011 Herschel finds cold water in planet-forming disk (2) (3) (4)
Oct 2011 SOFIA detection of SH
Sep 2011 Tentative detection of graphene
Aug 2011 O2 detected in Orion (2)
Aug 2011 Ice on Snow White
Aug 2011 Meteoritic adenine and guanine (2) (3) (4) (5)
Jul 2011 Enceladus rains water onto Saturn
Jul 2011 Interstellar hydrogen peroxide (2)
Jun 2011 Hydrothermal Chemistry in Carbonaceous Chondrites
May 2011 Protostellar Crystal Rain (2)
May 2011 A Cometary Origin for Titan's Atmosphere?
May 2011 CO on Pluto
Mar 2011 Meteoritic ammonia (2) (3)
Jan 2011 Non-racemic amino acid production in ice
Dec 2010 H2C3 DIB assignment
Nov 2010 Oxygen on Rhea
Jul 2010 Interstellar buckyball, C60 and C70 (2) (3) (4)
Jun 2010 Interstellar anthracene
May 2010 Herschel: HF is ubiquitous
Apr 2010 Water and organics on asteroid Themis (2) (3) (4)
Apr 2010 CO & CH4 in Triton's summer sky
Mar 2010 Herschel finds possible life-enabling molecules in space
Nov 2009 Uracil made in the lab
Sep 2009 Protonated naphthalene and UIR bands
Aug 2009 Glycine found in Stardust sample (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)
May 2009 Spitzer observes silicate crystallization
May 2009 Herschel and Planck observatories launched (2) (3)
May 2009 Countdown to Herschel Launch: 14 May
Apr 2009 Ethyl formate and n-propyl cyanide in Sgr B2 (2) (3)
Feb 2009 The nightglow on Venus (2)
Jan 2009 Confirmation of methane on Mars (2) (3) (4)
Dec 2008 Glycolaldehyde observed in a star-forming region
Nov 2008 Center for Chemistry of the Universe
Oct 2008 Plumes of Methane on Mars
Aug 2008 Titan's ethane lake
Aug 2008 Water on Mars (2) (3)
Jul 2008 Meteoritic nucleobasese confirmed (2)
May 2008 OH radical found in Venusian atmosphere (2)
Apr 2008 Methanimine and HCN -- at 250 million light years
Mar 2008 Cassini probes composition of Enceladus plume (2) (3) (4)
Mar 2008 Amino acetonitrile detected (2)
Mar 2008 Extrasolar planetary methane (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)
Mar 2008 Spitzer finds organics and water in planet-forming region
Mar 2008 New data on non-racemic meteoritic amino acids
Jan 2008 MESSENGER: Mercury has blues and reds (2) (3) (4)
Jan 2008 Tholins in HR 4796A?
Dec 2007 Negative Ions in Titan's Atmosphere
Nov 2007 Prebiotic Formation of Adenine (2)
Oct 2007 Synthetic Formation of Adenine
Aug 2007 The Molecules of VY Canis Majoris (2)
Jul 2007 Hydrocarbons on Hyperion (2) (3) (4)
Jul 2006 Third Interstellar Anion Identified, C8H- (2)
May 2007 Ion-molecule reactions and Titan haze (2)
May 2007 PAHs and extended red emission
Apr 2007 Interstellar molecular oxygen detected
Feb 2007 Spitzer spectra of exoplanets: No water, PAHs??? (2) (3)
Jan 2007 Stardust: memories of Wild 2
Jan 2007 Interstellar diamonds
Dec 2006 Primitive organics in Tagish Lake chondrite (2) (3) (4) (5) (6)
Nov 2006 First molecular anion identified in space (2) (3) (4)
Nov 2006 Titan haze and the origin of terrestrial life
Oct 2006 Spitzer analysis of Tempel 1's composition
Aug 2006 New organic species detected
Aug 2006 Deuterium hidden in dust
Jul 2006 Spitzer insight into comet composition (2)
May 2006 Meteorites discovered to carry interstellar carbon
Mar 2006 A new recipe for O2 on icy moons
Feb 2006 How to make stardust at high temperatures
Jan 2006 Stardust canister in "pristine" condition (2) (3)
Jan 2006 Stardust capsule lands in Utah (2) (3)
Jan 2006 Comet dust around dead star?
Jan 2006 Stardust samples return on Jan 15
Nov 2005 Hayabusa collects asteroid material (2) (3) (4) (5)
Nov 2005 Hayabusa lands on Itokawa after all (2) (3) (4)
Oct 2005 PAHs and PANHs in M81
Sep 2005 Olivine in Tempel 1 (2) (3)
Sep 2005 The Surface of Tempel 1 is Fragile and Porous
Jul 2005 Spitzer Finds PAHs in Starburst Galaxies
Jul 2005 Deep Impact: Powdery Cloud (2)
Jul 2005 The Chemistry of Tempel 1
Jul 2005 Titan's Smile
Jul 2005 Deep Impact Hits Tempel 1 (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9)
Jul 2005 Deep Impact Observes Comet Outburst
Jun 2005 Deep Impact Nears Comet Tempel 1 (2)
Jun 2005 Methane from a Cryovolcano on Titan? (2)
May 2005 Chemistry in Titan's Atmosphere
Apr 2005 Organics in Titan's Atmosphere
Mar 2005 Enceladus Has An Atmosphere (2)
Mar 2005 The Methane Mystery of Titan
Feb 2005 Martian Formaldehyde
Feb 2005 Titan's Atmosphere and Ammonia
Jan 2005 Huygens Data from Titan (2) (3) (4)
Dec 2004 Huygen Probe Detached (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7)
Dec 2004 Second Close Fly-By of Titan
Dec 2004 More on Martian Methane
Oct 2004 Martian Methane Redux
Oct 2004 Organics on Titan
Sep 2004 Methane and water overlap on Mars
Aug 2004 Methyl radical and diacetylene found on Jupiter by Cassini
Aug 2004 Titan's methane and CO glow
Jul 2004 Titan's photochemical haze
Jul 2004 Tentative detection of Martian ammonia (2)
Jul 2004 Saturn's icy rings
Jul 2004 Titan from Cassini -- the smoggy moon
Jun 2004 Interstellar propenal and propanal
Jun 2004 Interstellar N2 identified
Jun 2004 New molecules discovered by Green Bank Telescope
Jun 2004 Spitzer finds "significant amounts of icy organic materials" in protoplanetary nebulae
Apr 2004 Methane detected in the atmosphere of Mars (2)
Jan 2004 Tentative detection of anthracene and pyrene in the Red Rectangle
Aug 2003 Amino acid detected in space
Apr 2002 Discovery of interstellar antifreeze
Mar 2002 Amino acids formed in photoprocessed ices (2)

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